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Revitalising Indian manufacturing: Modernisation of home, farm and factory

Revitalising Indian manufacturing: Modernisation of home, farm and factory

Expressing optimism that India can capture the present post-COVID window of opportunity in manufacturing, Prof Jagdish Sheth suggests that India must prioritise modernising the farm, strengthening consumer-facing sectors and making...
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Consumer attention to content is increasingly fragmented

Consumer attention to content is increasingly fragmented

Unmish Parthasarthi, the Founder of Singapore-based growth practice Picture Board Partners, believes that the fragmentation of attention to content requires us to adopt remote production technologies for story-telling and a...
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How Influencers reshaped Marketing during Covid-19

How Influencers reshaped Marketing during Covid-19

Expected to become a US$ 10 billion industry by end of 2020, influencer marketing is adopted by an increasing number of brands and marketers due to the way it impacts...
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Promoting Indian malt whisky globally will take a lot of work

Promoting Indian malt whisky globally will take a lot of work

Given its food security issues with barley, India defied global whisky conventions to successfully build an industry from molasses. Paul P John, CMD, Paul John Single Malts admits that while...
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Indian edtech: Are we celebrating too soon?

Indian edtech: Are we celebrating too soon?

Indian edtech has seen a surge in fortunes post-COVID, but beyond a few success stories, startups must factor in unique intricacies of the business model to be able to outlive...
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NEWS BUZZ

India expecting 6 million tonnes sugar surplus

India will need to export an additional estimated 6 million tonnes of sugar in the 2020/21 marketing year due to a jump in production, according to the ISMA.


Foundation stone laid for first multi-modal logistics park

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has laid the foundation stone for India's first multi-modal logistics park in Assam, to be constructed at an estimated cost of Rs 694 crore. 


L&T likely to win contract for bullet train line

Larsen & Toubro is expected to get the contract for building the largest segment of the upcoming high speed bullet train line between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, with a length of 237.1 km.


ECONOMY

The Labour Codes

New labour codes, and the law of abundance

The new labour codes aim to boost enterprise and also p...

Sundaravalli Narayanaswami logistics

Make in India needs a unified transportation policy & top-class logistics network

Prof. Sundaravalli Narayanaswami, IIM Ahmedabad, believ...

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Indian economy needs strong immunity boosters

Prof D. Tripati Rao, IIM Lucknow opines that India need...

TRADE

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Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020: A leap forward for port modernisation

Major Port Authorities, Bill 2020 has been brought in t...

Global trade TPCI

Global trade projection: ‘Weak recovery’ over ‘return to trend’

The WTO has slightly improved its forecast for global t...

Rashmi Banga Globalisation TPCI

COVID-19 is a chance for more strategic globalisation

Rashmi Banga, Senior Economic Officer, UNCTAD, feels th...

IBT Infographics

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Media & entertainment post-COVID: A careful course correction

The media and entertainment industry has been split wide open as a result of the pandemic. Gaming, digital and OTT have shown a positive growth in consumer mindshare as well as adv...

CHOPPER VIEW

Paul P John

Promoting Indian malt whisky globally will take a lot of work

Paul P John, CMD, Paul John Single Malts admits that wh...

Single malt whisky business requires careful study of the economics

Vijay Rekhi, Founder Chairman, Vizanar Alcobev & FMCG A...

Agility and innovation will be key in the post-COVID world

Amit Shah, Joint President, Flexible Packaging Business...

Indian whiskey brands have an opportunity to move up the ladder

The ‘Vocal for Local’ campaign will give Indian whi...

PERSPECTIVES

Jagdish N. Sheth Manufacturing

Revitalising Indian manufacturing: Modernisation of home, farm and factory

Prof Jagdish Sheth suggests that India must prioritise ...

Iceberg ahead! What the post-COVID era portends for jobs, education & societies

Nandu Nandkishore, Professor, Indian School of Business...

SEO won’t reap as many dividends in the COVID age as before

Prof. Anuj Kapoor, IIM Ahmedabad opines that consumers ...

Even post-lockdown, digital media is here to stay

Dr. Venkatesh (Venky) Shankar opines that a synergistic...

AGRICULTURE

Prof. Kushankur Dey

Electronic trading of farm produce could take off in a big way

Prof. Kushankur Dey, IIM Lucknow, feels that institutio...

Shrimp industry: A chance at redemption?

Faced with stringent timelines for its summer productio...

Corporatisation of agriculture is not always bad

Corporatisation of agriculture win-win solution for far...

The farm bill does not speak about MSP of the commodity

The MSP of crops has been an important signal to farmer...

INDUSTRY

Whiskey Breveries

Indian whisky industry: Too early to say cheers?

A number of Indian origin blended/single malt spirits a...

Is the automotive sector back on the road to recovery?

The automotive sector is witnessing strong growth in Q2...

Case of sour mangoes? The unremarkable foray of Harley-Davidson in India

Despite starting with much fanfare, Harley-Davidson's I...

Poultry Sector: Count your chicken before they hatch!

To address challenges faced by the poultry sector in in...

SERVICES

Rajiv Mehra

Most travel & tourism operators have not survived the pandemic

Rajiv Mehra, Vice President, IATO, opines that survival...

Pandemic dining: Restaurants prepare for an unforeseen post-script

Despite progressive lifting of lockdowns, business for ...

SEO is a marathon, not snakes & ladders!

Siddharth Lal, MD, Bruce Clay Australia talks about the...

Post-COVID jobs: At the crossroads of technology, humanity & planet

Jobs of the future will reflect new technologies and pa...

STARTUPS & TECH

Unmish Parthasarthi, Founder -Singapore-based growth practice Picture Board Partners

Consumer attention to content is increasingly fragmented

Unmish Parthasarthi, the Founder of Singapore-based gro...

How Influencers reshaped Marketing during Covid-19

Expected to become a $10 billion-dollar industry by end...

Digital payments: A game changer for Indian MSMEs?

Growth in digital payments is proving beneficial for In...

Indian edtech: Are we celebrating too soon?

Indian edtech has seen a surge in fortunes post-COVID, ...

TRADE BASKET

N 95 Masks

Potential export windfall for N-95 mask makers

A number of businesses had pivoted to the manufacturing...

Cotton trade: Spring season for the summer fabric?

As COVID-19 struck, millers have significantly cut on t...

Natural honey: At the tip of the beehive

India should accelerate efforts to boost its honey prod...

Need to revisit steel for industrial growth

Indian steel companies need to improve their product an...

TRADE PARTNER

TPCI Countr Profile- Indonesia

India-Indonesia trade: Time for a strong expression of intent

India and Indonesia plan to double bilateral trade by 2...

A return to basics for the French economy

With a severe GDP decline by 13.8% in Q2, 2020, the Fre...

Poland has a well-developed R&D and startup ecosystem

Ada Dyndo, Head of Foreign Trade Office in Mumbai, Poli...

South Korea: Stepping into Make for India 2.0?

Even as its economy copes with the COVID-19 led recessi...

WORLDVIEW

Solar Energy: Eclipsing the earth’s future?

Governments across the world are aggressively adopting ...

Indo-Norway cooperation transcends traditional contours of trade

Helge Tryti, Commercial Counsellor, Royal Norwegian Emb...

Ireland is an attractive destination for growth-stage Indian startups

Tanaz Buhariwalla, Director, IDA Ireland, discusses Ire...

UK and India have common interests in innovation & entrepreneurship

Laura Demetris, Deputy Director for Investment and Mark...

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